Renaissance History (i) (2015/2016)

Course code
4S01253
Name of lecturer
Alessandro Arcangeli
Coordinator
Alessandro Arcangeli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/02 - MODERN HISTORY
Language of instruction
English
Location
VERONA
Period
Semestrino IB dal Nov 16, 2015 al Jan 16, 2016.

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Tuesday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Wednesday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  

Learning outcomes

General overview of the social and cultural history of the Italian Renaissance, with introduction to its historiography. Case studies in the Italian and European Renaissance, with an initiation to the direct reading of sources.

Syllabus

Syllabus: The Renaissance in Italy: an interdisciplinary approach to a wide variety of areas of study.
Set texts:
1. Jerry Brotton, The Renaissance: a very short introduction (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2006);
2. Michael Wyatt (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to the Italian Renaissance (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014).
Additional information and suggestions for further reading may be posted at a later date.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written questionnaire on the set texts, followed by an oral interview.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016